William White Biography – William White Wiki
William C. White II is a criminal defense attorney in the fields of transportation law, corporate law, civil litigation and white collar crime. His legal experience has allowed him to counsel business owners and employees in a wide variety of industries. He has also represented doctors, attorneys, nurses, pharmacists, counselors and real estate professionals on professional licensing issues.
White graduated with an accounting degree from the University of Alabama’s Culverhouse School of Accountancy in 1995 and also earned his law degree in 1998 from the University of Alabama.
With a degree in accounting and a background in insurance and real estate law, White offers knowledge and skill that make him an ideal white collar crime attorney. Throughout his career, he has successfully represented clients in Alabama, Georgia, California, Florida, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Illinois, Texas, and other states.
White has experience applicable to courts throughout the nation and suited for a wide variety of cases including civil litigation, white collar defense or corporate representation.
Before co-founding Boles Holmes White LLC in 2018, White was the managing partner of Parkman White LLC. Prior to that, he was an Assistant District Attorney for Alabama’s 20 th Judicial District. As a prosecutor, he took 75 felony cases to trial, including drug trafficking, rape and murder cases. With that background, White has found great success in local, state, and federal criminal defense including, but not limited to, white collar criminal defense.
He is admitted to all federal and state courts in Alabama and also has Bar Admissions in New York, the District of Columbia, the United States Supreme Court, and the United States Court of Appeals 11 th Circuit. As a result of his accomplishments and varied legal experience, White is ranked as one of the top 100 Lawyers by the American Trial Lawyers Association.
White was part of the legal defense for former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy. That case was one of the most significant corporate fraud cases in legal history. The United States Department of Justice accused Scrushy of breaking certain laws related to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act designed to hold corporate executives more accountable. Scrushy faced accusations related to more than 2 billion dollars in accounting fraud. Thanks to an aggressive defense, in 2005 Scrushy was acquitted.
White also represented Senator Harri Anne Smith on her full acquittal on 19 charges of alleged corruption from the State of Alabama “Bingo trials” of 2011 and 2012.
William White Darius Miles Attorney
William White is the attorney for former Alabama basketball player Darius Miles, who was one of two men arrested and charged with capital murder for a shooting on the Strip in Tuscaloosa. The victim was identified as Birmingham native Jamea Jonae Harris, aged 23.
Miles is represented by the Birmingham law firm Boles Holmes White LLC. He released a statement through his defense attorneys.
“Darius Miles and his family are heartbroken tonight over the death of Jamea Jonae Harris,” Miles said in a statement released by his attorney William White via Patch. “While Darius has been accused of being involved with this tragedy, he maintains his innocence and looks forward to his day in court. Our firm’s own investigation is ongoing, and no further statement will be made at this time.”